Mexican Actress Salma Hayek
The Most Famous Mexican Actress Salma Hayek
Salma Valgarma Hayek Jimnez is born on September 2, 1966 in Mexico.
She was raised in a wealthy and traditional Mexican family and had a good but challenging childhood due to her dyslexia. This however didnt stop her from working hard and achieving the world fame.
In 2007 a poll (done in United States) found Hayek to be the “sexiest celebrity” out of 3,000 celebrities. In 2008, Entertainment Weekly ranked Hayek number 15 in their list of the “25 Smartest People in TV, and The Hollywood Reporter ranked Hayek fourth in their list of the most powerful members of the Hollywood Latino community.
Interesting thing is that Mexican actress Salma Hayek is the first Mexican national to be nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress. Also, she won numerous prestige awards during her rich acting career which lasts for some 20 years. Of course there are many more Salma Hayeks years to come because she is only 43 years old.
All of the above is a proof that Hayek is one of the most famous Mexican women and a great and very talented actress. However aside from acting she is also a very successful director and television and film producer.
Even though she is mostly famous for her acting career Selma Hayek is much more than just a great actress. She is an ardent fighter for human rights and she is persistently fighting against the domestic violence and discrimination against the immigrants.
Hayek has proved to the world that beautiful, hot and sexy Mexican women can be at the same time very smart, eloquent, and sophisticated lady who is a passionate fighter for human rights but also warmhearted and gentle mother and wife.
Salma Hayek Filmography Overview:
Mi Vida Loca, Desperado, From Dusk Till Down, Fallow Me Home, Fools Rush In, Wild Wild West, Traffic, Hotel, Frida, One Upon a Time In Mexico, Bandidas, Lonely Hearts, etc.